Bangladesh on Mahatma Gandhi
Complete Set of 3 nos of commemorative postage stamps on Mahatma Gandhi‘s visit at Noakhali in 1946 :
Issued by Bangladesh
Issued on Feb 15, 2011
Issued for : INDIPEX–2011, World Philatelic Exhibition
10t – Mahatma Gandhi on the way to Noakhali, November, 1946 at Laksham Railway Station
15t & 20t – Mahatma Gandhi‘s visit at Noakhali, 1946
Colour : Multicolour
Type : Se–tenant set of 3 Stamps, Mint condition
Denomination : 10, 15 & 20 Taka
- “Your beliefs become your thoughts,
Your thoughts become your words,
Your words become your actions,
Your actions become your habits,
Your habits become your values,
Your values become your destiny.“ – M. K. Gandhi
Born on 2 October 1869 in Porbandar in Gujarat.
Studied Law in London.
Sailed for South Africa.
Returned to India from South Africa.
Ended Non–Cooperation movement against British Raj after his followers were involved in a series of riots and disturbances that violated his policy of nonviolence.
Led Dandi March to collect salt in protest of the British Salt Tax.
Fasted to protest the treatment of people who belonged to no Hindu caste, the Harijans or Untouchables.
Launched Quit India Movement against British Raj.
Assassinated by Nathuram Godse, a Hindu extremist.
- “I offer you peace.
I offer you love.
I offer you friendship.
I see your beauty.
I hear your need.
I feel your feelings.“ – M. K. Gandhi